Tampa, Florida August 14 - 16, 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 14 - 16, 2020

The challenge? To make a film in only 48 hours!

Filmmakers from all over the Tampa, FL area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will go up against films from around the world at Filmapalooza 2021 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2021 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees Registration Opens: Tuesday, June 9

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 20
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Aug 4
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 14

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 14, 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 16, 2020
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Tickets: $15.00 USD
Tue, Aug 25, 2020
AMC West Shore 14
210 Westshore Plaza, Tampa 33609

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